Explore Holiday Events & Local Artisans.

Lots of Christmas events and markets are happening in the Okanagan this month. Get to know local artisans and support them. Here is a list of holiday events for you to enjoy with friends and family! Click the links to learn more about each event. 🙂

 

Friday, DECEMBER 1

4pm 5th Annual Christmas Artisan Gift Shop @East Kelowna Hall

6pm Irving Berlin’s White Christmas Musical @Actors Studio, 1379 Ellis Street (Tickets: $59.85 & up)

 

Saturday, DECEMBER 2

10am 2017 Kelowna Santa Shuffle 5K run or 1K walk in support of the Salvation Army (price $15-25)

10.30am-4.30pm Holiday Market at Arrowleaf Cellars

11am-5.30pm Downtown Kelowna Winter Street Market & Downtwon Kelowna Light Up

11am-4pm The Scenic Sip: Flights & Frostbites @Lake Country’s Scenic Sip estate wineries (admission: $5, proceeds will be donated to the Lake Country Food Bank)

2-4pm Handcraft Wreath Workshop @The Vibrant Vine (price $55)

4pm 5th Annual Christmas Artisan Gift Shop @East Kelowna Hall

5-6.30pm Big White Light Up

6pm-12am 1st Annual Frostbite Charity Art Auction @The Habitat (tickets: $20-25)

 

Sunday, DECEMBER 3

8.30am-4.30pm Big White Christmas Craft Market

10.30am-4.30pm Holiday Market at Arrowleaf Cellars

11am-4pm The Scenic Sip: Flights & Frostbites @Lake Country’s Scenic Sip estate wineries (admission: $5, proceeds will be donated to the Lake Country Food Bank)

12-5pm Sip into the Season, Wine & Craft Tour @Westside Wine Trail

9am-2pm East Kelowna Artisan Community Holiday Market @East Kelowna Hall

@7pm A Christmas Spectrum – A Charity Concert and Dance @Kelowna Community Theatre

 

Tuesday, DECEMBER 5 

6.30-8.30pm Holiday Wine Tasting @Modern Accents

 

Friday, DECEMBER 8

7-8pm Holiday Planter Workshop @MOGA Moms ($50)

5-9pm Silver Star Christmas Light Up 

 

Saturday, DECEMBER 9

10am-4pm Frayed and Feathered Christmas Art Fair @Ellison Community Hall

10.30am-6pm Craft Culture Holiday Market 2017 @Prospera Place (admission: $5)

3pm Luxurious Holiday Shopping Expo @West Kelowna

5.30-8.30pm Luminaria at Okanagan Lavender and Herb farm

 

Sunday, DECEMBER 10

7am-5.30pm Big White Winter Rally

10am-1pm 8th Annual Winter Wonderland Fundraiser @Arion Therapeutic Farm (activity fees range from $2-$6)

10am-5pm Craft Culture Holiday Market 2017 @Prospera Place (admission: $5)

10am-4pm Frayed and Feathered Christmas Art Fair @Ellison Community Hall

1-3pm Swim With Santa @Parkinson Recreation Centre

3pm Luxurious Holiday Shopping Expo @West Kelowna

 

 

Wednesday, DECEMBER 13

6-9pm Champagne & Mistletoe @Waterfront Café & Catering

 

Thursday, DECEMBER 14

5.30-8.30pm Holiday Gifts Workshop @Start Fresh Kitchen

 

Friday, DECEMBER 15 

7-8pm Holiday Centrepiece Workshop @MOGA Moms($30)

6-8pm Holiday Kick-Off Weekend @Sun Peaks

 

Saturday, DECEMBER 16

10am-2pm Kelowna SPCA Christmas Bake Sale @BC SPCA Kelowna Branch

10am-4pm Mission Hall 4th Annual Last Chance Christmas Market

10am-5pm Holiday Kick-Off Weekend @Sun Peaks

7-11.55pm Scene for the City @Munnin’s Post ($5 with donation | $10 without donation)

 

Sunday, DECEMBER 17

10am-4pm Mission Hall 4th Annual Last Chance Christmas Market

11am-2pm Santa Pet Photos @Sun Peaks

3-5.15pm Family Holiday Skate @Rutland Twin Arena (free admission)

 

Sunday, DECEMBER 24

6-9pm A Holiday Réveillon @Start Fresh Kitchen ($50)